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SHRM’s HR credentials, SHRM Certified Professional (SHRM-CP) and SHRM Senior Certified Professional (SHRM-SCP), offer growth, advancement and recognition.

We are pleased to announce that Southern Indiana SHRM is offering its fifth SHRM-CP/SHRM-SCP study group using the 2021 SHRM Learning System. Our program combines the leadership of an experience facilitator with learning modules based on the SHRM BoCK and interactive study tools that test your knowledge and decision-making skills for comprehensive and effective SHRM certification preparation.

2021 VIRTUAL Study Group Details-SHRM Learning System SHRM-CP/SHRM-SCP 

  • DATES PENDING:  (expected - Wednesday, September 15 through Wednesday, November 17, 2021)

  • Every Wednesday for ten weeks

  • 6:00 to 9:00 pm

  • Class will be held in-person and virtually via Zoom

  • Prepares you for either SHRM-CP or SHRM-SCP credentials

  • Cost for SISHRM Members (2020 dues must be paid in full) is $600 and includes hardcopy of SHRM Learning System books, online access to supplemental study materials, over 1,500 online multiple-choice test questions, 90 question printed final exam, and study group sessions facilitated by experienced local HR professionals.

  • Cost for Non Members is $800 and includes all items listed above, as well as, a one year membership to SISHRM for 2020

  • Nonrefundable deposit of $100 required with registration, or you may pay in full to register

  • Balance due no later than September 1, 2021

  • You will not receive hardcopy books and online access until final payment is made

  • Registration deadline is September 1, 2021




The SISHRM Scholarship award is intended to promote and encourage educational achievement and professional advancement within the field of Human Resources. This scholarship is offered to SISHRM chapter members in good standing or students attending HR educational programs. The application, essay and other required documents are due by August 1, 2020. The scholarship recipient will be announced at the August Monthly SISHRM meeting and this award will be applied to the Fall SISHRM Certification classes (value of $800). For eligibility details and the application, please use this link:

Scholarship Application


The next SHRM-CP/SHRM-CP testing window is December 1, 2021 through February 15, 2021. The registration deadline to take the exam in the next testing window is October 16, 2021 for early bird and December 1, 2020 for standard. The SHRM Certification exam fee is not included in the Southern Indiana SHRM Certification study group fee. You pay the exam fee directly to SHRM when you register for the exam.

Check exam eligibility

View the entire SHRM Certification application process

Download a copy of the 2021 SHRM Certification Handbook


If you have questions about the SHRM Study Group or the SHRM certification process, please contact [email protected].

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